reslife

Summer Session

Students who choose to live on campus for Summer Session 2014 will reside in Bennet Hall with University summer housing students. Bennet is air-conditioned and equipped with a community kitchen, a spacious central community lounge, as well as study and social lounges on each floor. The building is adjacent to Foss Hill and in close proximity to dining facilities, Olin library, and other academic buildings. Single and double-occupancy rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Important Information

  • Wesleyan students: Please note that Alpha Delta Phi, Beta Theta Phi, and Psi Upsilon are not designated as University Summer Session housing. Students who decide to stay at these locations should carefully check move in and move out dates, as they will not be eligible for University transition housing.

  • To qualify for on-campus housing, Non-Wesleyan participants must:
    • Certify they graduated from high school
    • Certify that they are at least 18 years old
    • Provide proof of compliance with the State of Connecticut immunization requirements
  • Two students will be hired to serve as ResLife staff for the students living on campus this summer. It is their responsibility to help create community and maintain a safe and welcoming environment for residents. To view the Residential Life Summer Staff Application, please click here.  

  • The same University policies that apply during the academic year are in effect during the summer term. Students are expected to comply with the terms of the Summer Housing Contract, the Code of Non-Academic Conduct and all Community Standards.  To view a copy of the Summer Housing Contract please click here.

Summer Session Dates 

Dates Move In Date Move Out Date
Session I Tuesday, May 27 Friday, June 27
Session II Sunday, June 29 Thursday, July 31
Session I & II Tuesday, May 27 Thursday, July 31

Summer Session Rates

Residential Fee for One Session
Double-Occupancy Room: $744
Single-Occupancy Room: $930

Residential Fee for Both Sessions
Double-Occupancy Room: $1,536
Single-Occupancy Room$1,920 

Dining

Session I
The Daniel Family Commons (DFC), located on the third floor of the Usdan University Center, will be open to students for lunches Monday through Friday from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. during Session I. DFC will offer a lunch buffet for a fixed price of $8.25. Students may pay for lunches with cash, Middletown cash, or credit card. Starting June 23, Usdan Marketplace, on the second floor of Usdan, will be open for a lunch buffet for a fixed price of $12.90. Students may pay for lunches with cash, Middletown cash, or credit card.

Session II
Usdan Marketplace, located on the second floor of the Usdan University Center, will be open to students during Session II for breakfasts, lunches, and dinners Monday through Friday, and for brunches and dinners on the weekends.  Block meal plans will be available as follows:

25 Meal Plan: $225, no points
50 Meal Plan: $450, no points

Students can sign up for a block meal plan by submitting the Housing Request Form.  Students who do not purchase a block meal plan may purchase a la carte meals for a fixed price of $9.10 for breakfast, $12.90 for lunch, and $15.80 for dinner.

 

Application Process

Wesleyan Students

  • Summer Session applications are accepted on a rolling basis, however the priority deadline is April 25, 2014. Applications for Summer Session II will not be accepted after June 12, 2014.

  • Students will be notified of their housing assignment by May 9, 2014 for Summer Session I and Summer Session I & II and June 20, 2014 for Summer Session II.

  • Students applying for housing for Summer Session II after June 4, 2014 have to contact Mary Kelly (mgkelly@wesleyan.edu) and complete a paper housing request form.

  • Students who break their summer housing contract at any point after May 9, 2014 for Summer Session I, I & II and for after June 13, 2014 for Summer Session II will be charged a $150 contract breakage fee. A student can be charged the breakage fee for any breach of the contract, including moving out early or finding another place before Summer Session Housing begins.
      • Students will be billed on April 2, 2014, May 6, 2014, or June 5, 2014, based on when their application is received. Payment is due 30 days after the billing date. 

Non-Wesleyan Students

  • Non-Wesleyan students have to pay in full by check or money order payable to Wesleyan University
  • Please download the Housing Request Form and send the completed application and payment to:
    Wesleyan Summer Session, 74 Wyllis Avenue, Middletown, CT 06459
  • Summer Session applications are accepted on a rolling basis , however the priority deadline is April 25, 2014. Applications for Summer Session II will not be accepted after June 12, 2014.

  • Students applying for housing for Summer Session II after June 4, 2014 have to contact Mary Kelly (mgkelly@wesleyan.edu) and complete a paper housing request form.
  • Students will be notified of their housing assignment by Summer Session I, and Summer Session I & II by May 9, 2014 and June 12, 2014 for Summer Session II. 

  • Students who break their summer housing contract at any point after May 9, 2014 for Summer Session I, I & II and for Summer Session II June 12, 2014 will be charged a $150 contract breakage fee. A student can be charged the breakage fee for any breach of the contract, including moving out early or finding another place before Sumer Session Housing begins.

If you have questions contact: the Office of Residential Life at 860-685-3550 or via email reslife@wesleyan.edu